About LiFT

About LiFT

LiFT is a not-for-profit educational organization based in Pinellas County, Florida. LiFT has two outstanding educational programs dedicated to promoting the advancement of knowledge and skills in education within an inclusive setting. LiFT Academy, serving students in Kindergarten through 12th grade and LiFT University Transition Program, a four year post secondary transition program for young adults. LiFT assists each student to reach their potential academically and develop necessary skills for independence.


Our Mission

The Mission of LiFT is to provide challenging academics while building character and confidence, in an accepting and inclusive environment, so traditional students and those with neurodiversities can develop to their fullest potential.

Our Vision for LiFT Academy...

is to provide a nurturing environment for students of all abilities, to discover their innate gifts and talents, and provide them with the knowledge, skills and confidence to succeed as productive adults.

Our Vision for LiFT University...

is to provide a unique postsecondary experience which offers a perfect balance of academics, life skills training, career experience and socialization to young adults with neurodiversities, empowering them with skills for successful independence.


Our Values

We have a passion that each student come to value and view their diversity as a gift to be celebrated. Equally important is for each student to respect the differences found in each other.

About LiFT

LiFT is a not-for-profit educational organization dedicated to promoting the advancement of knowledge and skills in education within an inclusive setting. We assist each student to reach their potential academically and develop necessary skills for independence.

Contact Us

  • Address: LiFT Academy is located at Oakhurst United Methodist Church - 13400 Park Boulevard, Seminole, Florida 33776

  • Address: LiFT University is located at First Christian Church of Seminole - 13272 Park Boulevard North, Seminole Florida 33776

  • Phone: (727) 258-7659 - or - (727) 623-9788

  • Fax: (727) 800-6995

  • Email: info@liftacademy.org